Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has appointed Barrister Ibrahim Kashim as Secretary to the State Government.
The appointment of the new SSG was contained in a media statement signed and made available to journalists in Bauchi on Tuesday by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the governor, Mukhtar Gidado.
Kashim’s appointment takes immediate effect and is coming barely one week after the governor dissolved his cabinet.
Last Wednesday, Mohammed dissolved his cabinet including 21 Commissioners, the Secretary to the State Government, Sabi’u Baba; his Chief of Staff, Dr. Ladan Salihu, and his Special Advisers.
But he retained his Special Advisers on Security, National and State Assembly Liaison, Social Investment, and Media and Publicity.
Yesterday (Monday), the governor appointed Dr. Aminu Gamawa, as the new Chief of Staff, Government House.